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  1. Coping With a Mental Health Crisis in the FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... each day, unsure how it will unfold. At age 12, their oldest son Bryce has a slew of mental health diagnoses, including ADHD, bipolar disorder , anxiety and autism spectrum disorder . Bryce loves video games, jumping on his trampoline, playing with ...


  2. Marijuana: Jack's Amendment, Carly's Law and Mary Ann...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Anorak

    ... (AIDS) Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS - Lou Gehrig's disease) Anorexia Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)/ Attention deficit disorder (ADD) Autism Bipolar disorder Cachexia Cancer Cerebral palsy Chronic depression Chronic pain ...


  3. Brave teenager plunges into sea to save toddler from drowning after he falls from car park wallRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

    ... boy and for James, the toddler's puffa jacket had acted as a life jacket. "It kept him afloat," said James, who has ADHD. "I thought I was going to have to dive down to get him, but because he had the coat on he was bobbing up and down, gulping for ...


  4. Red Bull addict who drank 24 cans a DAY manages to ditch bad habit - thanks to hypnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... to me to make a safe escape. "Red Bull gives you wings apparently but it also sends you into fight or flight, leads to ADHD and gives you cravings for carbohydrates. A VIDEO of the woman hauling the masked youth out of the riots in Baltimore has ...


  5. Neos Therapeutics, Inc. Appoints Thomas P. McDonnell As Chief Commercial OfficerRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Prior to joining Neos, Mr. McDonnell spent 10 years with Shire , most recently as Vice President of US Marketing in the Neuroscience Business Unit from December 2013 to March 2015. In this role, he led the US Product Strategy Team responsible for the commercialization of Vyvanse and Intuniv into the ADHD market.


  6. Abuse of ADHD drugs expands beyond campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    A recent report from The New York Times revealed an unsettling development in America's relationship to ADHD drugs: Stimulant abuse has arrived in the world of business. "Reliable data to quantify how many American workers misuse stimulants does not exist.


  7. Guess who's out of job and needs to pay for Ferrari 458 Speciale? Captain SlowRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    ... afford it. If you were hoping to hire him as your baby sitter, think again, because chances are your child will develop ADHD. Jokes aside, buying the new Italian supercar was Captain Slow's way of celebrating the new 3-year deal, which was about to ...


  8. Kids With ADHD Have Higher Risk for Binge Eating DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Eating Disorders Online

    The same mechanisms that affect impulse control in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder could also predispose them to binge eating, according to new research published in the International Journal of Eating Disorders . The study found that, since similar biological mechanisms may be at work in the two conditions, treatments for ADHD may help to prevent excess weight gain that is often seen in this population of children.


  9. New student-adjustable desk built for children with learning challengesRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | District Administration

    Research has found that children with learning challenges, including dyslexia, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, and other conditions, perform better in school if allowed to physically move during classroom instruction time. These benefits, research is discovering, extend to students in the general population as well.


  10. Alcobra To Participate At Two Conferences In MayRead the original story

    Sunday | BioSpace

    Alcobra Ltd. , an emerging pharmaceutical company focused on the development of new medications to help patients with cognitive disorders, including Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Fragile X Syndrome, today announced participation at two conferences in May. Alcobra Ltd. is an emerging pharmaceutical company primarily focused on the development and commercialization of a proprietary drug candidate, MDX, to treat cognitive disorders including ADHD and Fragile X Syndrome. MDX has completed multiple Phase II studies in adults and adolescents with ADHD and has completed a Phase III study in adults with ADHD.


  11. Array Planning the Summer for ADHD KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | HealthCentral

    Where I live, the weather just turned to "nice," so it seems strange to be thinking of the "upcoming" summer months but despite the recent cold, summer is coming and school will let out for several months. For some parents of children with ADHD, the summer months bring a relief from constant homework battles or meetings with teachers.


  12. Kids losing autism diagnosis may still need educational supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    ... Almost half of the children (49%) had externalizing problems such as attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder ( ADHD ), and 24% had internalizing problems such as obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) or anxiety . Regarding academic support, only ...


  13. Does Artificial Food Coloring Contribute to ADHD in Children?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scientific American

    ... pressure for more natural foods. But claims that the dyes may be linked to attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children have also risen recently, as they did years ago, putting food dyes under sharp focus once again. On its Web site ...


  14. Trident Academy land up for grabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Moultrie News

    ... continues to educate students with diagnosed learning differences such as dyslexia, dyscalculia, dysgraphia and ADHD in grades K-8. The School for Asperger's/HFA educates students with Asperger's and high-functioning autism. When launched in 2013, ...


  15. Author, Entrepreneur Helps Dallas Childern Overcome DyslexiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBS Local

    ... Christian Academy in Addison and later became the founder of Dianis Educational Systems, LLC that helps those with ADD, ADHD and learning differences. Part of Dianis' work includes counseling parents, teaching them to assist their children in ...


  16. Helping ADHD kids who hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 |

    Is your ADHD child considered to be a bully because he is a hitter? Does he shove others or throw things at the? Does she ignore you when you ask her to keep her hands to herself? Don't give up - aggressive, attention-deficit kids can learn to control their impulses, with your help. Carol Brady, Ph.D., a contributor to ADDitude magazine, shares ways to help your child understand the issue and help them to gain control of the situation.


  17. Shire PLC Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies GroupRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 |

    ... the needs of the specialist physician. Shire focuses its business on attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), gastrointestinal (GI) diseases, human genetic therapies (HGT) and regenerative medicine (RM), as well as opportunities in other ...


  18. Panel discussion focuses on sensory challenges in childrenRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | The Madison Courier

    A group of nearly 50 parents, teachers, doctors and other "child advocates" gathered at King's Daughters' Hospital on Friday morning to discuss the complex issue of sensory challenges in youth. The panel discussion hosted at KDH by the Indiana Youth Institute allowed the audience to ask local leaders for guidance on issues pertaining to children, more specifically those often diagnosed with autism or ADHD .


  19. Freedom to fidget helps kids with ADHD learnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... information and solve complex mental tasks, the researchers found. The study included 29 boys aged 8 to 12 with ADHD who underwent tests of learning, comprehension and reasoning. They were compared to a control group of 23 boys without ADHD. The ...


  20. Kids with ADHD more likely to learn if they can wiggle during classRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Big News

    ... red by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Many parents and teachers can attest that asking a child with ADHD to sit still is like asking the sun not to shine. It just isn't going to happen. And that might be OK. (Courtesy)...